Kagoshima-shi 892-0841, Japan
Email: [email protected]
Bishop Nakano was born on April 15, 1951 in Kagoshima. He studied philosophy and theology at St. Sulpice Major Seminary of Fukuoka. He later obtained a licentiate in dogmatic theology from the Pontifical Urban University of Rome, Italy. Bishop Nakano was ordained a priest on April 2, 1978 for the Diocese of Kagoshima.
Pope Francis on July 7 appointed Francis Xavier Hiroaki Nakano the new Bishop of Kagoshima.